ERS Group Insights

Each day ERS Group’s experts interact with clients engaged in complex legal, regulatory, and business matters. Our work requires us to remain up to date with these issues, and we share our insights through our blog.

Am I a Protected Veteran?

Web Admin - Wednesday, December 16, 2015

An infographic with the title, “Am I A Protected Veteran?” was jointly published by the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS) and the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) in August of this year.  ...read more >

Understanding Veterans' Employment Patterns

Web Admin - Tuesday, March 24, 2015

BLS data from 2014 reveal that unemployment rates for male veterans decreased overall, and even more noticeably for Gulf War II era veterans. Yet, there continues to be a concern over why recent male veterans have higher unemployment rates than male nonveterans.    ...read more >

Retaliation for Discussing Pay Prohibited

Web Admin - Monday, December 01, 2014

President Obama proclaimed April 8th as “Equal Pay Day,” the symbolic day that women’s earnings catch up with men’s wages from the previous year. He then signed Executive Order 13665, “Non-Retaliation for Disclosure of Compensation Information” which prohibits federal contractors and subcontractors from retaliating against employees and job applicants who disclose, discuss or inquire about compensation.  ...read more >

EEOC & FTC on Background Checks

Web Admin - Monday, March 10, 2014

The use of criminal and credit background checks in employment decisions continues to come under governmental scrutiny as the EEOC and FTC join forces to clarify standards.  ...read more >


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